Category: sewing

A Room of One’s (My) Own

  Virginia Woolf is well known for pointing out the obvious – that creativity needs space to be free. She also mentioned money…but let’s deal with one thing at a time. I just don’t think I truly appreciated her point until now, as I… Continue Reading “A Room of One’s (My) Own”

Blogmas day 5! Felt Crafts

Hello my little festive crafters. Today’s post is going to be photo heavy, Lots to look at. I love using felt for crafting. It is such a versatile medium, has great colours, requires only basic skills, is inexpensive, and makes you look like a… Continue Reading “Blogmas day 5! Felt Crafts”

Blogmas day 2 – Advent Calendars

Hello my little Advent Angels Well here we are at day 2. So lets get right to it and open up some advent calendars. I love advent calendars, but not the usual ones with the little waxy bits of chocolate. I’d like to think… Continue Reading “Blogmas day 2 – Advent Calendars”

Don’t mind the dust

 My my it is more than a bit dusty in here don’t you think? What!  Almost a year and no posts? I think it is time Mrs Murfin puts her pinny back on, cleans up the place and writes something. I have been doing a… Continue Reading “Don’t mind the dust”

Too Cute

I took advantage of the quiet afternoon snowed in and cozy by the fire and made a hedgie from my new book Super-Cute Felt by Laura Howard. I have to say that the instructions were very clear and easy to follow and I picked… Continue Reading “Too Cute”

Happy Blog-iversary to me!

Last night WordPress sent me a message telling me my blog is one year old! Was it a coincidence that yesterday I bought a new craft book called Super Cute Felt by Laura Howard ? I think not! And a project that caught my eye… Continue Reading “Happy Blog-iversary to me!”

Pardon the dust…

Hi There! I know it has been a while, things have been busy at Hedgehog Hill. New Years day is a snowy one so we took a lovely walk. I really don’t think New Years Day is any more special than any other day,… Continue Reading “Pardon the dust…”

Catching up

I was really, really hoping for some sun this weekend. All of this cloudy snowy weather makes for dull pictures. I think there was sun for about 5 minutes on Sunday. I was not outside then… I am desperate to get some crafty things… Continue Reading “Catching up”

Everything I am working on

So today I thought I would show every WIP – work in progress that is top of the pile. Or the stuff I jump back and forth between. I like having several projects on the go at once, some are for when I watch… Continue Reading “Everything I am working on”

Work In Progress

mmmmm material, fabric, colour, texture. It is right up there with food for me. I salivate when I see lovely, pretty things made with delicious fabric. So – I have this pile of coordinating fabrics that I keep staring at. I did not really want to spend a huge amount… Continue Reading “Work In Progress”